Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Mother’s Strength by Allie Pleiter

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Mother’s Strength by Allie Pleiter

Posted August 24, 2021 / 12 Comments

A MOTHER’S STRENGTH SERIES: Wander Canyon #4 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: Will finding her son a friend lead to forever love? Single mom Molly Kane will do anything to help her son overcome his anxieties—including enlisting former police officer Sawyer Bradshaw […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Janine Rosche & Aspen Crossroads

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Janine Rosche & Aspen Crossroads

Posted August 24, 2021 / 68 Comments

I am delighted today to host the fabulous Janine Rosche to chat about her new contemporary romance, Aspen Crossroads! Prone to wander, Janine Rosche finds as much comfort on the open road as she does at home. This longing to chase adventure, behold splendor, and experience redemption is woven into […]


Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Posted August 24, 2021 / 14 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Rosie Reed to the blog today to share some facts about herself and her books – and her paranormal cozy mystery Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe! Follow along with the Great Escapes tour HERE. MURDER AT MAGIC CAKES CAFE SERIES: English Village Witch Cozy #1 […]




Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 22

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for August 22

Posted August 22, 2021 / 10 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of August 22 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you!  🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Nonfiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Nonfiction

Posted August 22, 2021 / 17 Comments

Hello again! Welcome to the last post in our look at this new season of upcoming releases! As usual, we’re finishing up the series into Late 2021 Nonfiction New Releases (September-December). Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your fave genre! Tuesday: […]


Book Review: Cold Case Double Cross by Jessica R. Patch

Book Review: Cold Case Double Cross by Jessica R. Patch

Posted August 22, 2021 / 16 Comments

COLD CASE DOUBLE CROSS SERIES: Cold Case Investigators #2 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: 224 They’re on a cold trail and running out of time. Convinced his brother was wrongly convicted of murder years ago, detective Cash Ryland’s determined to find […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction

Posted August 21, 2021 / 16 Comments

Hello again! We’re down to the last two posts in our look at this new season of upcoming releases! Tomorrow we’ll finish the week with nonfiction but today I’m diving into Late 2021 Speculative & Youth Fiction New Releases (September-December). I usually group these together because they are smaller categories […]


Book Spotlight: Frontier Secrets by Anna Zogg

Book Spotlight: Frontier Secrets by Anna Zogg

Posted August 21, 2021 / 19 Comments

FRONTIER SECRETS GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Inspirational Historical Collection RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: 227 A woman seeking a new future. A cowboy with a shadowed past. Untamed Wyoming is nothing like polished, restrictive Chicago—that’s why Ellie Marshall likes it. On her uncle’s ranch, she’s free. […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Amish Fiction

Posted August 21, 2021 / 20 Comments

Hello! Welcome back to another day full of great books and towering TBR piles as we look at this new season of upcoming releases! Let’s jump into Late 2021 Amish Fiction New Releases (September-December). Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers

Posted August 20, 2021 / 11 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Decorating Club by Susan M. Meyers, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for a character sketch from the author! THE DECORATING CLUB Author: Susan M. Meyers Publisher: Just Food For Thought, LLC Release Date: February 1, 2021 Genre: Women’s Fiction The Decorating […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Between the Wild Branches

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Between the Wild Branches

Posted August 20, 2021 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of Between the Wild Branches by Connilyn Cossette, currently on tour with […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Husband Auditions by Angela Ruth Strong

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Husband Auditions by Angela Ruth Strong

Posted August 19, 2021 / 38 Comments

HUSBAND AUDITIONS GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Comedy PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: August 17, 2021 PAGES: 272 How far would you go to find the perfect husband? All the way back to the 1950s? In a world full of happily-ever-after love, Meri Newberg feels like the last young woman on the planet […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Historical Fiction

Posted August 18, 2021 / 41 Comments

Hello! And welcome to another day in my plan to take over your TBR lists #sorrynotsorry A new book season is upon us and there are soooooo many great reads coming up that I’m waving an ‘I surrender’ flag and admitting that I’ll never be able to read all the […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jess Corban & A Brutal Justice

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jess Corban & A Brutal Justice

Posted August 18, 2021 / 5 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Jess Corban to the blog today to chat about the final book in her her YA dystopian duology, A Brutal Justice! Jess Corban graduated from college with a degree in communications and, perhaps more instructive, thirteen stamps in her passport. After college, a chance interview […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Contemporary Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2021 Contemporary Fiction

Posted August 17, 2021 / 33 Comments

Hi friends! Yep. A new book season is upon us!! You know what that means… It’s time once again to wave a ‘we surrender’ flag and squeeze in some more space on our out-of-control TBR lists. Susan (and any other list makers), break out your lists because Late 2021 is […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): In a Grove of Maples by Jenny Knipfer

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): In a Grove of Maples by Jenny Knipfer

Posted August 17, 2021 / 19 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for In a Grove of Maples by Jenny Knipfer, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! IN A GROVE OF MAPLES Series: Sheltering Trees #1 Author: Jenny Knipfer Publisher: Independently Published Release Date: July 1, 2021 Genre: Christian, Historical Fiction In 1897 […]